Australian Bureau of Statistics

Rate the ABS website
ABS Home > Statistics > By Catalogue Number
4324.0.55.001 - Microdata: Australian Health Survey, National Health Survey, 2011-12 Quality Declaration 
Latest ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 24/09/2013   
   Page tools: Print Print Page Print all pages in this productPrint All RSS Feed RSS Bookmark and Share Search this Product

Image: microdata logo

INTRODUCTION


This publication presents information about the Australian Health Survey conducted by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) in 2011-13. Specifically it contains information about the Australian Health Survey product that presents microdata from the National Health Survey, 2011-12 component of the Australian Health Survey in the form of a TableBuilder dataset.

The aim of this publication is to assist users of the TableBuilder data to better understand both the nature of the survey and its potential and shortcomings in meeting their data needs. A list of output data items currently available for the TableBuilder can be found in the Downloads tab of this publication.

Information about the design and conduct of the Australian Health Survey in general is also presented.

As data from the Australian Health Survey are scheduled to be released progressively through 2013 and 2014, accompanying explanatory material for each release will be added to this publication as it becomes available.


AVAILABLE PRODUCTS

The following microdata products are currently available from this survey:

  • TableBuilder is an online tool for creating tables and graphs and can be accessed via the ABS website.

To apply for access Log in to the ABS Registration Centre. Further information on access steps can be found on the ABS Registration Centre How to register webpage.

Information on additional products to be released can be found here (4363.0.55.001 - Australian Health Survey: Users' Guide, 2011-13: Release Schedule)


FURTHER INFORMATION

Further information about the survey and the microdata products can be found in this product:

  • A detailed list of data items for the TableBuilder is available on the Downloads tab
  • The Quality Declaration, Abbreviations and Glossary relating to these products can be found in the Explanatory Notes tab
  • Other related products can be found on the Related Information tab.

SUPPORT

For support in the use of TableBuilder and analysis of the data generated from the TableBuilder, please contact Microdata Access Strategies on 02 6252 7714 or via microdata.access@abs.gov.au.

DATA AVAILABLE ON REQUEST

Data obtained in the survey but not presented in the TableBuilder may be available from the ABS, on request, as statistics in tabulated form.

Subject to confidentiality and sampling variability constraints, special tabulations can be produced incorporating data items, populations and geographic areas selected to meet individual requirements. These are available on request, on a fee for service basis. Contact the National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 or client.services@abs.gov.au for further information.


Bookmark and Share. Opens in a new window

Commonwealth of Australia 2014

Unless otherwise noted, content on this website is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 Australia Licence together with any terms, conditions and exclusions as set out in the website Copyright notice. For permission to do anything beyond the scope of this licence and copyright terms contact us.